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Climate Change; The Debate We Need

Gov. Martin O'Malley | Posted 10.05.2016 | Politics
Gov. Martin O'Malley

In Monday's debate, less than two minutes were spent discussing the biggest existential threat we face as a nation and globe: climate change. Perhaps it shouldn't come as a surprise, given that the Republican nominee doesn't even believe it exists, even going so far as to call it a "hoax" created by the Chinese.

Who Is Robby Mook? And Why Should We Care?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 08.22.2016 | Politics

Who is Robby Mook? Well, he's Hillary Clinton's campaign manager. Why should we care? Because the people behind the candidates we elect matter. "Sh...

Mr. Trump's Catholic Problem

Gov. Martin O'Malley | Posted 08.18.2016 | Politics
Gov. Martin O'Malley

Most American Catholics are descendants of immigrants from Ireland, Italy, Poland, Germany, or other European countries. So, when Mr. Trump makes immigrants and immigration his enemy, he's attacking us and the families of most American Catholics.

Democrats In The City Of Brotherly Love (Final Report)

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.04.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This is definitely going to be my final report from Philadelphia. I realize I'm almost a week late with it, but it was a busy and sleep-deprived week all around.

'Green News Report' - August 2, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.02.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Democrats make the case for action on climate change and clean energy jo...

Our Immigration Policy Is Not Only Unjust - It's Un-American

Gov. Martin O'Malley | Posted 05.09.2016 | Politics
Gov. Martin O'Malley

Today, yes today, the United States of America maintains the largest system of immigrant detention camps of any nation on the planet. Not North Korea, not Yemen, not the People's Republic of China, but us. The People of the United States. Have we not learned our lesson?

Martin O'Malley Wins The Debate Over Debates

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.14.2016 | Politics

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will face off at the Duggal Greenhouse in Brooklyn, New York, for their latest d...

That Time Martin O'Malley Held An Event And Only One Voter Showed

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 12.27.2016 | Politics

To understand how oddly personal the Iowa caucuses are -- how political campaigns and ordinary voters mix so deeply that it's impossible to sift them ...

Donald Trump Still Stimulates Democratic Anxiety Disorder

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 04.04.2016 | Politics

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley warned his fellow Democrats not to take too lightly the general election threat posed by Donald Trump. In a foru...

O'Malley's Green Legacy and Lessons for Those Who Will Follow

Rick Fedrizzi | Posted 02.09.2017 | Green
Rick Fedrizzi

By the time we get to the next Democratic presidential debate in Flint, Michigan, on March 6, we'll have a lot better feel as to who will go forward as the party's nominee. But now, there are only two Democratic candidates, because Martin O'Malley has ended his campaign.

'Green News Report' - February 9, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.09.2017 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hillary Clinton pushes Congress to act on the Flint Water Crisis; Donald ...

Voters Hiding From the World

Robert Whitcomb | Posted 02.08.2017 | Politics
Robert Whitcomb

The insularity of that minority (i.e., "the base'') of the electorate that tends to dominate presidential campaigns' first innings explains much of the current nasty race, especially on the Republican side.

How One Martin O’Malley Supporter Helped Hillary Clinton In Iowa

The Huffington Post | Samantha-Jo Roth | Posted 02.08.2016 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- The cafeteria at North High School was buzzing with excitement on Monday night as the Democratic caucus in Des Moines Precinct 20 ...

'Green News Report' - February 4, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.04.2017 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Democrats keep pushing climate action, Republicans keep ignoring it; FL m...

What if Presidential Dropouts Were Announced Like the Hunger Games?

Tim Young | Posted 02.03.2017 | Comedy
Tim Young

It would look a little something like this.

There Is Only One Issue Worth Voting on in 2016

Lila Nordstrom | Posted 02.03.2017 | Politics
Lila Nordstrom

Here's a bold declaration: Despite the rancor accompanying this year's races and last year's congressional session, there is only one issue worth voting on. It's a deceptively simple issue too; massively important, but, oddly, still one a vast majority of Americans agree on.

Millennials Turn Out For Iowa Caucus, Heavily Favor Sanders

Page Jones | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics
Page Jones

Although Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders just barely lost to Hillary Clinton in the 2016 Iowa Caucuses, millennials all over Iowa made their voices heard: they are feeling the Bern. Voters at Iowa State University in Ames heavily favored Sanders.

Martin O'Malley Suspends His Presidential Campaign

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.01.2016 | Politics

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is suspending his campaign for president, The Huffington Post has confirmed. O'Malley officially announced the su...

My Iowa Predictions

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The primary season officially gets underway tonight, as Iowa voters brave the winter weather and head to the caucuses. This will give political wonks some actual hard data to discuss, instead of just opinion polling and sheer speculation, so it's a big day on the political calendar for us.

H.A.L.T., Democrats! Other People Pay the Price of Our Divisions

Christine Pelosi | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

To my friends supporting Sanders and O'Malley, we share common dreams and values that our Democratic nominee must fulfill. We need a Democratic president and a Democratic Congress to build on the progress that has been made.

Why My Fellow LGBTQ Iowans Should Caucas For Gov. Martin O'Malley

Kai McGee | Posted 02.01.2017 | Queer Voices
Kai McGee

Upon taking office, O'Malley brought in new leadership to fix the broken system in a comprehensive manner. His staff was first directed to reform child welfare with a simple credo: Nothing matters more to a child than a place to call home.

Diary of an Undecided Democrat

Robin Elizabeth Herr, Ph.D. | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics
Robin Elizabeth Herr, Ph.D.

Personally, I prefer the party of hope to the party of anger. The problem is that I like all three candidates.

Hillary Clinton Releases Rap Video

Emma Weaver | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics
Emma Weaver

In a last-minute effort to secure millennial votes, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is released her debut music video, "I'm fun, damn it," the night before the Iowa caucuses, and nine days before the New Hampshire primary. As the only Democratic candidate in the 2016 elections without an album, Clinton is now attempting to keep up with the musical talents of her opponents in order to gain votes.

Martin O'Malley's Saturday Night In Iowa Was Kind Of Depressing

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.01.2016 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- It's crunch time in Iowa, and presidential candidates are hitting as many high-profile events as they can ahead of Monday night's ...

DNC Agrees To Hold More Presidential Debates

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 01.31.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After pressure and criticism from candidates, the Democratic National Committee has agreed to sanction more debates for the party's thre...